An Inquisitive Prince

Choctaw Cultural Center, French Museum Partner on Exhibit

September 17, 2021

Even before the new Choctaw Cultural Center opened in July it was having an impact on an international exhibition. The venture speaks to the level of professional respect already achieved by the Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma (CNO) facility, its programming, and staff.

Road Closure

Traffic Switch and Road Closure Affects Choctaw Cultural Center

August 11, 2021

Construction on U.S. Highway 69/75 through Durant is about to create detours that will affect the flow of traffic through the city and access to Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma facilities, including the Choctaw Casino & Resort, the new Choctaw Cultural Center, and more.

Choctaw Cultural Center

Choctaw Cultural Center tells 14,000 year story

July 1, 2021

The much-anticipated opening of the Choctaw Cultural Center is scheduled for July 23. The Cultural Center, located on Highway 75 in Durant, Oklahoma, uses interactive and immersive exhibits and cutting-edge technology to tell the story of the Choctaw people, which spans over 14,000 years.

Tvshka Homma Sculpture

Work Moves Forward on Choctaw Cultural Center Opening

November 2, 2020

The handles on the doors of the Choctaw Cultural Center are made in the image of stickball sticks. Those doors of Chahta Nowvt Aya, the "Choctaw Journey," are closer each day to opening wide for visitors expected from around the world.

ground breaking ceremony

Choctaw Nation Unveils Plans for Cultural Center

August 10, 2018

A ground breaking ceremony was held in Durant with more than two hundred people in attendance, including the Choctaw Nation Tribal Council, tribal elders and officials from the Chickasaw Nation, City of Durant and Bryan County.